Stock Controller

at Life Beacon Bay Hospital
Location Beacon Bay North, East London, East London, South Africa
Date Posted
Category Management
Work Hours Day
Salary Units MONTH
Currency ZAR
Street Address East London


A vacancy exists for a Stock Controller in Pharmacy at Life Beacon Bay Hospital, reporting to Teresa Kriel, Pharmacist. The successful candidate will contribute to the effective functioning and co-ordination of stock for all the wards and theatre in the hospital.


Critical Outputs

Performing cycle counts and stock takes, as well as the capturing of stock takes and the investigating of variances.

Receiving, checking and unpacking stock whilst checking orders against invoices.

Assist with stock purchases and stock control, including file maintenance.

Capture all invoices, address supplier queries and process credits daily.

Issue and capture requisitions of stock to the wards and theatre daily.

Management of negative and dead stock.

Perform stock rotation and check expiry dates of all stock items systematically.

General administrative functions as requested.




Grade 12

Sound knowledge of and experience in stock control for at least 2 years in a hospital environment.

Ability to communicate effectively.

Computer proficiency and exposure to an on-line computer system.

Precise and meticulous in work.

Understanding of the private healthcare industry, its challenges and role players would be an advantage.

Driver’s license.




Problem-solving, analysis and judgement


Engaging diversity

Verbal & written communication and presentation


Drive & energy

Excellence orientation

Ethical behaviour

Building relationships

Customer responsiveness

Organisational awareness


Interested candidates can send their CV